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Stonington teenager gets real with TBBCF

High school senior learns about cancer research for class project By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB Keegan Donohue has solicited funds for the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation, has walked in the annual Walk Across Southeastern Connecticut fundraiser and has seen first-hand a family friend struggle with breast cancer. That is why she chose an in-depth look [...]

Stonington teenager gets real with TBBCF2019-06-05T10:58:34-04:00

Day of illumination and inspiration at CLMS

It was a day of illumination and inspiration at Clark Lane Published May 30. 2019 6:15PM By Mike DiMauro   Day staff writer m.dimauro@theday.com   BCgenius Waterford — The words of writer Hermann Hesse: "Whatever good or bad fortune may come our way, we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value." Turns out [...]

Day of illumination and inspiration at CLMS2019-06-03T11:06:54-04:00

Registration open for TBBCF walk fundraiser

New this year: 5K around Camp Harkness By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB This year’s annual Walk Across Southeastern Connecticut fundraiser for the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation will offer a new 5K, in addition to the full marathon, half marathon and quarter marathon from Old Saybrook to Waterford. Registration is open for the 14th annual walk, [...]

Registration open for TBBCF walk fundraiser2019-05-22T19:37:29-04:00

Buttonwood Farm raises $1,780 for TBBCF

Buttonwood Farm matches ice cream fundraiser; donates $1,780 to TBBCF By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB Despite the cold and rainy weather on Mother’s Day this year in southeastern Connecticut, there were sons and daughters, grandchildren, fathers and husbands, who wanted moms to have ice cream. And the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation benefited with a $1,780 [...]

Buttonwood Farm raises $1,780 for TBBCF2019-06-06T15:32:55-04:00

May remembrance

A top supporter's Mother's Day message My mother was my everything. She was my best friend ... when I walked, she was so weak but she needed to be there to support me and I was there to support her. We had a bond like no other. When she finally passed, a part of [...]

May remembrance2019-05-07T06:33:25-04:00

Insurance professionals cover TBBCF

TBBCF chosen as insurance professionals charity of the year By SANDY MANISCALCO Thank you to The Eastern Connecticut chapter of the International Association of Insurance Professionals (IAIP) for choosing the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation (TBBCF) as its charity for the year 2018. On April 24, Cathi Strother, chapter president, and Joy Kmetz, fundraising [...]

Insurance professionals cover TBBCF2019-04-28T18:10:21-04:00

New director to continue TBBCF mission

Priorities include finding new sponsors By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB For the past 10 years, Amy Caster has walked a half marathon to raise money for the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation. For the past two years, this breast cancer survivor also joined the Walk Leadership Team for the annual Walk Across Southeastern Connecticut helping set [...]

New director to continue TBBCF mission2019-05-01T08:37:31-04:00

Co-Founder of TBBCF taking a step back

Sandy Maniscalco is giving up most day-to-day duties, will remain on board By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB If you have a question about any aspect of the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation, there’s  one person who most likely knows the answer -- Sandy Maniscalco. She’s recruited sponsors and volunteers, organized fundraisers, met with organizations to promote [...]

Co-Founder of TBBCF taking a step back2019-03-30T14:52:40-04:00